Entropy 2013, 15(9), 3970-3982; doi:10.3390/e15093970
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Methods of Evaluating Thermodynamic Properties of Landscape Cover Using Multispectral Reflected Radiation Measurements by the Landsat Satellite

A.N. Severtsov's Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Moscow 119071, Russia
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Received: 13 May 2013; in revised form: 6 August 2013 / Accepted: 27 August 2013 / Published: 23 September 2013
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Exergy: Analysis and Applications)
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Abstract: The paper discusses methods of evaluating thermodynamic properties of landscape cover based on multi-spectral measurements by the Landsat satellites. Authors demonstrate how these methods could be used for studying functionality of landscapes and for spatial interpolation of Flux NET system measurements.
Keywords: multispectral remote sensing; Landsat; exergy; entropy; Kullbak information; vegetation index; landscape cover

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Puzachenko, Y.; Sandlersky, R.; Sankovski, A. Methods of Evaluating Thermodynamic Properties of Landscape Cover Using Multispectral Reflected Radiation Measurements by the Landsat Satellite. Entropy 2013, 15, 3970-3982.

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Puzachenko Y, Sandlersky R, Sankovski A. Methods of Evaluating Thermodynamic Properties of Landscape Cover Using Multispectral Reflected Radiation Measurements by the Landsat Satellite. Entropy. 2013; 15(9):3970-3982.

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Puzachenko, Yuriy; Sandlersky, Robert; Sankovski, Alexey. 2013. "Methods of Evaluating Thermodynamic Properties of Landscape Cover Using Multispectral Reflected Radiation Measurements by the Landsat Satellite." Entropy 15, no. 9: 3970-3982.

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